Login

Register

Login

Register

Home Mobile Smartphones How to Prepare Your iPhone for a Trade-In Program

How to Prepare Your iPhone for a Trade-In Program

Description: The iPhone upgrade program helps users to acquire new iPhones and pay in installments. Besides that, the upgrade program allows people to upgrade to new iPhones every year. But, there are certain things one must do before considering the upgrade program.

Introduction

Through Apple iPhone trade in, one will gain credit score. This is achieved through the apple iPhone upgrade program. With the upgrade program, people no longer need to waste old iPhones or well-functioning ones that they no longer have a use for.

Preparing iPhones for the iPhone upgrade program

  1. Determine if it is eligible for the iPhone upgrade program

Below see the issues which can prevent an iPhone from qualifying for the upgrade program:

  • Difficulties in turning on and off.
  • Having a swollen battery.
  • Software problems.
  • Blinking folders with a question mark.
  • A screen that is not functioning properly (losing pixel, faulty backlight, flickers).
  • Having cracks.
  • Missing parts.

But if the iPhone x apple only has minor faults it will still be eligible for the iPhone contract upgrade program.

  1. Disconnect the apple watch

When an apple watch is connected to the iPhone, unpair them before considering the apple finance iPhone upgrade program. Steps followed:

  1. Open the application for apple watch on iPhone.
  2. Move to my watch section.
  3. Click the info icon near the watch name.
  4. Click on unpair.
  5. In case you are going to connect the watch to your new phone, choose to keep the cellular plan.
  6. Click again for confirmation

You may be expected to provide the password for the Apple ID to disable the lock for activation.

Before you erase the contents and settings on the watch, the phone will form a backup of that data. This is the data that you will need after the iPhone upgrade program gives you a new iPhone. When you back it up in the following step of preparing an iPhone for the iPhone upgrade program, it will encompass the information from the watch.

iPhone Upgrade Program Guide

  1. Backing up

Backing up before apple trade in UK upgrade program can be done in various ways. Some of them are:

a) iCloud

This offers a 5GB storage room and it is possible to add two terabytes of storage. It encrypts the backup automatically and lets people create and use backups from any location using Wi-Fi after the iPhone upgrade program gives them a new iPhone.

b) iTunes:

This option keeps backups on computer or Mac. The storage is determined by the available space. It is possible to encrypt the backup however that is switched off by default.

The most recommended backup method when considering the iPhone upgrade program is iCloud. The steps followed are:

  1. Connect your phone to the internet.
  2. On settings look for your name.
  3. Go to iCloud: Those who have iOS 10.2 or older should click on backup. They only have to ensure that the iCloud backup is not switched off.
  4. Click on backup: Ensure your device does not disconnect from the internet until the backing up process is over.
  1. Signing out of iCloud, App Store and iTunes

You must sign out every service on the device before the iPhone upgrade program. Ensure you have the login details somewhere; you might require them for the new upgrade program iPhone plans.

The steps followed when signing out on iOS 10.3 or other newer versions:

  1. At the settings click your name.
  2. Move down and click on sign out.
  3. Provide the password for Apple ID and click on turn off.

The steps followed when signing out on iOS 10.2 or other older versions:

  1. Go to settings.
  2. Click on iCloud.
  3. Click on sign out.
  4. Click on sign out a second time.
  5. Click on erase from my phone and provide the password for your Apple ID.
  6. Return to settings.
  7. Move to App Store and iTunes.
  8. Click on apple ID
  9. Click on sign out.

iPhone Upgrade Program Guide

  1. Delete settings and contents

Deleting settings including contents switches off services such as FaceTime, iMessage, iCloud and even free book of ra login details, phone numbers and everything else that the upgrade program team does not need to see. You do not have to worry about losing your data, remember you had already backed it up and so you will find it after the upgrade team gives you a new device.

Steps followed when deleting settings and content:

  1. Click on settings.
  2. Click on general.
  3. Click reset.
  4. Click on delete settings and content. If you find my phone option is turned on, you will be required to provide a passcode and the password for Apple ID.
  5. Click on delete.

The deleting process will take several minutes to finish. Once that is done, the device will restart and you can proceed to the iPhone upgrade program.

  1. Trade in the phone at an Apple store that is certified

To know the iPhone finance worth, we recommend beginning with an online quote. After getting that look for a certified apple store and trade-in the device for store credit. The iPhone upgrade program staff there will analyze the phone and provide a quote for its trade-in value.

Conclusion

People use iPhone upgrade program to upgrade their iPhones after a half a year or any other period that the program specifies. Once you registered for the iPhone trade up program, always keep checking your email since Apple will inform you about whether your iPhone is eligible for the upgrade program or not. Write to us if you have any questions regarding the upgrade program.

Author bio

Thomas Glare is a phone expert who has also qualified for the iPhone upgrade program several times. The steps he has talked about here are the ones he always follows whenever he needs a better iPhone through an upgrade program. Besides that, he loves reading about the latest phones.

David Novakhttps://www.gadgetgram.com
For the last 20 years, David Novak has appeared in newspapers, magazines, radio, and TV around the world, reviewing the latest in consumer technology. His byline has appeared in Popular Science, PC Magazine, USA Today, The Wall Street Journal, Electronic House Magazine, GQ, Men’s Journal, National Geographic, Newsweek, Popular Mechanics, Forbes Technology, Readers Digest, Cosmopolitan Magazine, Glamour Magazine, T3 Technology Magazine, Stuff Magazine, Maxim Magazine, Wired Magazine, Laptop Magazine, Indianapolis Monthly, Indiana Business Journal, Better Homes and Garden, CNET, Engadget, InfoWorld, Information Week, Yahoo Technology and Mobile Magazine. He has also made radio appearances on the The Mark Levin Radio Show, The Laura Ingraham Talk Show, Bob & Tom Show, and the Paul Harvey RadioShow. He’s also made TV appearances on The Today Show and The CBS Morning Show. His nationally syndicated newspaper column called the GadgetGUY, appears in over 100 newspapers around the world each week, where Novak enjoys over 3 million in readership. David is also a contributing writer fro Men’s Journal, GQ, Popular Mechanics, T3 Magazine and Electronic House here in the U.S.

Must Read

How to become a JavaScript Developer in 10 Simple Steps

JavaScript is widely used both in your internet-browser as well as for server-based features. This article covers 10 simple steps on how to become a JavaScript Developer.

KeySmart FogBlock Anti-Fog Spray for Glasses used with PPE Masks

The KeySmart FogBlock is a reliable and easy-to apply anti-fog spray for glasses that's safe and reliable to use, working as the number-one frustration-free way of wearing glasses together with a PPE Mask during these hectic times. Within a few minutes of applying it on your glasses' lenses you'll have your glasses looking completely crystal-clear and fully protected from any emerging fog that might come up from breathing under your mask. One application lasts up to 24 hours.

CAT S42 Rugged Smartphone (REVIEW) – Great for the Hard-Working Lifestyle

The CAT S42 Rugged Smartphone is an ultra-resilient Smartphone that's both water- and dust-proof, featuring a super-bright 5.5" HD+ Display, 48 hours of battery life, and both Bluetooth 5.0 and Dual-Band WiFi Connectivity (2.4 GHz + 5 GHz). You also get a standard of 32 GB of Storage Space (which is expandable up to 128GB) and 3GB of Ram, while its powerful 1.8GHz Quadcore Processor runs smoothly on Android 10. All that makes the CAT S42 Rugged Smartphone a remarkable workhorse, and the perfect choice for an ultra-tough, go-anywhere Android Smartphone. Overall, this is a pretty nice Smartphone to pick up, especially if you’re in the police force, or if you're a first responder that works hard and on-the-clock to keep all citizens safe. The same goes if you’re a construction worker or if you work in any job that's part of the Industrial Sector or ultimately, if you're passionate about the outdoors lifestyle and outdoor activities.

GravaStar Venus – Sci-fi Themed Wireless Bluetooth Speaker (2nd Gen)

The GravaStar Venus is a stylish and “robot-looking” high-quality Wireless Speaker that features a Sci-fi design, Bluetooth 4.2 connectivity, up to 10 hours of battery life, and Dual Pairing with a second unit.

The Best Promo Video Maker Apps for 2020

A promo video is a promotional video that is used to promote the marketing, sales, and events of your business. Generally, they’re known as teaser videos. Nevertheless, promo videos are not new in the online marketing field. We all saw promo videos on TV, which we call “TV ads”, and those are the oldest method of promo videos.

Check Out Gagetguy On Indystyle

Check Out Gagetguy On PetPals TV